Engineering Department
Ashesi University College is excited about our Engineering programme which started September, 2015. We encourage those interested in joining the team full-time to submit their applications if they meet the below requirements.

General Requirements for Faculty Position

  • A PhD in Electrical, Mechanical, Computer, or Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, and other engineering related qualifications
  • Willingness to work on a team to develop an innovative and world class curricula
  • Willingness to teach in a participatory environment
  • Willingness to engage in research and supervise undergraduate projects
  • Demonstrated capability in the use of computer technology
  • Excellent written & verbal communication
  • Familiarity with the liberal arts method of instruction. An undergraduate education at a liberal arts college is a plus
  • Ability to design and deliver any of the courses below


  • Engineering-oriented Mathematics (Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, and/or Multivariable Calculus)
  • Physics
  • Material Science
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science

To apply, please submit the following at

  • A Curriculum Vitae
  • A one or two-page statement of teaching philosophy and professional development interests, explaining the benefits of the proposed approach to teaching
  • Name and contact addresses of three professional references, of whom at least two can directly attest to teaching and student counselling capabilities or potential

Selection Process

  • Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview and may also be asked to conduct an academic seminar
  • Kindly note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted